What’s on for kids in Edinburgh | Ideas to inspire family fun

EDINBURGH LOVES KIDS

Discover the coolest family fun in Edinburgh and the Lothians. You'll find amazing ideas for the perfect family day out, and suggestions for great classes, camps, party venues, entertainers and more.

Getting Organised for Halloween

Getting Organised for Halloween

Halloween is definitely one of our most favourite times of the year! Our kids like halloween too – dressing up, sweeties, and roaming the streets with your pals (and of course parent supervisors) – what’s not to love! Halloween can put pressure on the less creative of us, so we have… Read more »

Creepy Crawlies invade RZSS Edinburgh Zoo this October

Creepy Crawlies invade RZSS Edinburgh Zoo this October

Creepy Crawlies invade RZSS Edinburgh Zoo this October Creepy Crawlies Friday 7 to Friday 29 October, 11am-3pm Budongo Trail Lecture Theatre, RZSS Edinburgh Zoo No booking required. Free with Zoo admission RZSS Edinburgh Zoo’s insect-tacular exhibition is back, bigger and better than ever. Free with Zoo admission the exhibition will… Read more »

October Break Activities for Kids in Edinburgh

October Break Activities for Kids in Edinburgh

With the October break fast approaching, we thought it would be a good idea to highlight great activities, events and camps that your little ones can take part in. School holidays are all about having fun and making memories, and the offerings below will certainly help your kids do both! ComputerXplorers… Read more »

Edinburgh’s Christmas 2017 Events Announced & Tickets Now on Sale!

Edinburgh’s Christmas 2017 Events Announced & Tickets Now on Sale!

Edinburgh’s Christmas is one of the most popular Christmas celebrations in the UK. 2017 will see the biggest, brightest and best programme of events and entertainment so far! Opening on 17 November, this year the celebrations expand across the city from East to West, North to South and into community… Read more »

Edinburgh International Magic Festival Announces the Return of MagicFest Christmas

Edinburgh International Magic Festival Announces the Return of MagicFest Christmas

Edinburgh International Magic Festival Announces the Return of MagicFest Christmas and a Move to Traverse Theatre After a successful launch of their festive edition last year, MagicFest Christmas are delighted to return with ‘The Secret Gift’ Christmas Special, 27th – 30th December, featuring stars of magic from around the UK… Read more »

Recently Added Events

30 Oct

Almond Valley Heritage Centre, Millfield, Livingston, EH54 7AR

30th October 2017 To 31st October 2017

17:00 To 19:00

As twilight falls and Halloween approaches, strange creatures take over the tearoom to prepare monster meals for hungry families. Zombies, night-cats and other unnatural beasts will emerge from the kitchen and stagger to your table bearing cauldrons and urns of odd but strangely tasty food. Read more…

01 Dec

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Ocean Drive, Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ

1st December 2017 To 2nd January 2018

10:00 To 15:30

Christmas is a magical time aboard Britannia. From Saturday 2nd December, The Queen’s former floating palace will be adorned with glittering decorations. Wreaths, garlands and stunning Christmas trees will sparkle throughout the ship. Read more…

02 Dec

Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, EH1 1SR

2nd December 2017 To 2nd December 2017

17:30 To 21:00

A family ceilidh with a difference! The Girotondo Italian Children’s Club, with Heritage Lottery Fund sponsorship, invites you to mark St Andrew’s Day in a unique way, with a fusion of Italian stories and folk dances mixed with Scottish ceilidh dancing. Read more…